New NAIA Airline Assignments will NO LONGER Proceed

[UPDATE as of July 30, 2018] According to DOTr-MIAA, the August 31, 2018, terminal transfer of airlines WILL NOT PROCEED, as originally envisioned. While talks with some airline operators have started and with some signifying their intent to transfer, options that have been discussed are EXPLORATORY in nature.

Every travelers should be familiar with this new NAIA airline assignments that will be effective starting August 31, 2018. These new terminal assignments for airlines at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) are as follows:

New NAIA Airline Assignments – Terminal 1

  • Philippine Airlines
  • Etihad Airways
  • Japan Airlines
  • Saudia Airlines
  • Thai Airways

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New NAIA Airline Assignments – Terminal 2

  • Cebu Pacific Air (Domestic Flights)
  • Philippine Airlines (Domestic Flights)

New NAIA Airline Assignments – Terminal 3

  • Air Asia (international flights)
  • Air China
  • Air Niugini
  • Asiana Airlines
  • Cathay Pacific
  • Cebu Pacific Air (international flights)
  • China Airlines
  • China Eastern Airlines
  • China Southern Airlines
  • Delta Air Lines
  • Emirates
  • EVA Air
  • Gulf Air
  • Jeju Air
  • Jetstar Airways
  • KLM Royal Dutch Airlines
  • Korean Air
  • Kuwait Airways
  • Oman Air
  • Qantas Airways
  • Qatar Airways
  • Royal Brunei Airlines
  • Tiger Air
  • Xiamen Air
  • + All Other International Carriers (Except for the 5 assigned to Terminal 1)

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New NAIA Airline Assignments – Terminal 4

  • All Other Domestic Flights (except PAL and Cebu Pacific)

Make sure to contact your airline before your flight to confirm the correct terminal due to possible changes. Watch this video report by PTV, the government-owned television network:



Source: PIA CAR (Facebook Post last May 6, 2018)


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  1. This is all very nice but what about luggages for those with connecting flights to the provinces and vice versa international? When is
    the name of the airport change to MIA?
    thank you for your kind reply
    have a great day

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